Eileen Kennedy Gallery


Eileen Kennedy  has shown in New York, Boston, Provincetown, Havana and Pinar del Rio, Cuba; her works are in private collections in Cuba, Europe and throughout the United States. 


"… her intention is to recreate the “interior” of objects and place… with subtle emotional tones and form …intellectual and instinctive, she has elevated abstract figuration to an experimental mode, mysterious and novel."
   --Martha Montesino Cantillo, Cuban art critic


"Eileen Kennedy’s paintings are worldly and sexy. She paints with her whole body and mind, which is a good thing, matching pastel with noir, and a cool critical eye. Her 'Made in Havana' Series elevates the narrative to a formal tool, invigorating our ideas about how to look at story in painting."
   --Michael Carroll, Director
     Silas-Kenyon Gallery
     Schoolhouse Center, Provincetown


Following her one-woman show in Havana in November 2002, Kennedy was the first international painter to be invited to exhibit by the prestigious Museum of Art in Pinar del Rio. Working in her studios, sometimes with fragmentary sketches made on site, Provincetown and Cuba have been her inspirations for the last several years.

Her artistic background includes studies at the Museum School in Boston and Syracuse University, a BFA from Massachusetts College of Art, as well as private tutorials and classes with among others, American Impressionist Ray Nolin and figurative painter Jim Peters.

Associate Editor of artsMEDIA Boston, Kennedy  writes about art when not in her studio.


Contact Info
Eileen Kennedy
Provincetown, Ma, USA
eileen@eileenkennedygallery.com
(508) 487-1986



Exhibits & Awards

  • Galeria Concha Ferrant , Havana, Cuba - Dec 2005

  • Berta Walker Gallery, Provincetown - Summer 2005

  • Centro Provincial de las Artes Visuales, Pinar del Rio, Cuba - May 2005

  • Provincetown Art Association & Museum, Juried Show:
    Portraits - Mar 2005

  • Finalist, Spring Arts Competition, Silas-Kenyon Gallery, Provincetown-2004

  • Invitational Exhibition, DNA Gallery, Provincetown-2004

  • Museo de Arte, Pinar de Rio, Cuba,  Nov 2003

  • Mumford Gallery, Provincetown - Summer 2003

  • Provincetown Art Association & Museum 
    "Artists' 12 x 12" Panels"   2001--2003

  • Provincetown Art Association & Museum Juried Shows:
    2001--2003 

  • Galeria Nemesio Antunez, Havana, Cuba,  Nov 2002

  • Dorian Gallery, Provincetown  Summer 2002

  • Larson Gallery, Provincetown Summer 2001

  • Schoolhouse Center for the Arts, Provincetown, 
    Summer 2001                

  • Rhythm & Muse Gallery, Boston,  1999 & 2000  

  • Studio Epona, Cambridge, Ma.

  • Cyclorama Juried Drawing Show, Boston

 

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